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doc Definition of co-opt
    English to English
    verb
  • choose or elect as a fellow member or colleague
  • The church members co-opted individuals from similar backgrounds to replenish the congregation.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • neutralize or win over through assimilation into an established group
  • We co-opted the independent minority tribes by pulling them into the Northern Alliance.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • appoint summarily or commandeer
  • The army tried to co-opt peasants into civil defence groups.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • take or assume for one's own use
  • He co-opted the criticism and embraced it.
    source: WordNet 3.0
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